His Excellency Dr. OUK Rabun Minister of Rural Development
H.E. Dr. Ouk Rabun was appointed as minister of Rural Development in April, 2016 by the Royal Government of Cambodia , previously serving as Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. His Excellency Dr. Ouk Rabun was born on January 27th, 1951 in Kompong Chomlong Village, Kompong Chomlong Commune, Svay Rieng Province, Cambodia.
1957 – 1963 Svay Rieng School – Svay Rieng Province, Cambodia
1963 – 1968 Soriya Vong High School – Svay Rieng Province, Cambodia
1970 –1972 Graduated from Faculty of Pedagogy – Phnom Penh, Cambodia
1972 –1975 Undergraduate of Faculty of Law and Economic Sciences – Phnom Penh
1988 –1990 Bachelor and Master degree in Economics – University of National Economy,
1990 PhD in Economics - University of National Economy, Hanoi-Vietnam
1995 PhD (homoray causa) in Business Administration from Southern California
University for Professional Studies, USA
1972 - 1975 Professor of Physic and Chemistry in Phnom Penh
1981 - 1985 Director of Department of General planning. Ministry of Planning
1986 - 1988 Vice- Minister – Ministry of Planning
1988 - 1990 Deputy Chief Cabinet of CPP Party Central
1990 - 1993 Vice- Minister - Ministry of Commerce
1993 -1998 President of the Commission of Finance and Banking at the National Assembly
1997 - 2004 Member of Cambodian bar Association
1998 - 2008 Secretary of State at the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
2008 – 2013 Senior Advisor to Prime Minister, State officials attached to the Prime Minister
and Secretary of State at the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
2013 - 2016 Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
2016 – Present Minister of Rural Development Cambodia